Henkel - Consumer Products Manufacturers

Henkel - Consumer Products Manufacturers

Henkel Adhesive Technologies, the leading solution provider for adhesives, sealants and functional coatings, opened its first dry mixes plant in Georgia near Tbilisi. The new facility enables the company to meet the growing customer demand for construction mixes in Georgia and the Caucasus region.

The new facility is built by the highest of Henkel’s sustainability standards. It uses the latest technologies to ensure efficient use of natural resources and to limit the impact of its operations on the environment, like filter units installed in the production area.  

"The main determinants of the decision to do business in Georgia and invest in the market are the attractive business climate in terms of tax regulation and relatively simple local legislation. The Georgian construction market is developing very fast and it is a big potential for Henkel products. Besides, Georgia is definitely a very attractive investment destination. There is a growing economy, falling inflation rate, transparency, stable banking sector, acceptable labor cost. Georgia has the potential for development effectively using its country advantages and actively implementing innovations."

Henkel operates globally with a well-balanced and diversified portfolio. The company holds leading positions with its three business units in both industrial and consumer businesses thanks to strong brands, innovations and technologies. Henkel Adhesive Technologies is the global leader in the adhesives market – across all industry segments worldwide. In its Laundry & Home Care and Beauty Care businesses, Henkel holds leading positions in many markets and categories around the world.

Founded in 1876, Henkel looks back on more than 140 years of success. In 2018, Henkel reported sales of around 20 billion euros and adjusted operating profit of around 3.5 billion euros.

Henkel employs more than 53,000 people globally – a passionate and highly diverse team, united by strong company culture, a common purpose to create sustainable value, and shared values. As a recognized leader in sustainability, Henkel holds top positions in many international indices and rankings. Henkel’s preferred shares are listed in the German stock index DAX.

Henkel operates in more than 70 countries. There are 185 manufacturing and 23 major R&D sites worldwide.